Colliers serving as project manager for two new schools for South Windsor public schools

Colliers has been engaged to provide project management services for the construction of the Eli Terry Elementary School and the Philip R. Smith Elementary School for the South Windsor Public Schools.

The Eli Terry Elementary School, which was built in 1965, will be replaced with a new structure on the existing site while the school remains in operation. The new school will house grades K-5 and be designed for a 437 student enrollment with a building area of 63,750 square feet. The existing school will be vacated, abated, and demolished after the new school is completed and occupied.
The Phillip R. Smith Elementary School, which was originally constructed in 1959, will be replaced with a new structure on the existing site also however the school operations will be moved to the old Orchard Hill Elementary School. The new school will house grades K-5 and be designed for a 390 student enrollment with a building area of 55,660 square feet.

As project manager, Colliers is analyzing constructability, advising the Town on project delivery systems and forms of contracts, serving as a single point of contact between contractors and designers, representing the Town at key meetings, monitoring the project schedule and budget, auditing quality assurance/quality control procedures, assisting in evaluating contractor payment requests, providing monthly reporting, and facilitating issue resolution.

In addition, Colliers will continue to provide all project management services throughout the projects including turnover, closeout, commissioning, and State audit compliance.


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